Colyton firefighters wash cars to raise cash for their service charity

Pictured at the Colyton firefighters car wash are Kathryn, James and Johnny Voysey and Phil, James,

Pictured at the Colyton firefighters car wash are Kathryn, James and Johnny Voysey and Phil, James, Jade and baby Charlotte Richards. - Credit: Archant

Colyton firefighters were out with their buckets of water – for their annual fundraising car wash.

The crew was kept busy all morning and raised £282 for The Fire Fighters Charity. They also offered fire safety advice.

A spokeswoman for the team thanked all the people who popped by and helped to make it a very successful day.

She added: “If you missed out on a chance to talk to the firefighters, you can call 0800 0502999 for a free home safety check.”

Lee Howell, chief fire officer for Devon and Somerset Fire and Rescue, said: “Your donations will go towards helping thousands of men, women and children from the fire and rescue community during their times of need.”


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